Hping3 is a powerful tool which is pre=installed in kali linux . Hping is a used for advanced pinging , packet crafting,flooding the target by dos and many other uses .
To take the overview of hping tool , open terminal in kali linux and type “hping3-h”. it will open help screen of hping tool .
there are many options for performing various attacks
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Performing flag scan using hping3
- Open terminal in kali linux and type “wireshark”. wireshark will be opened and choose interface on which packet sniffing is to be performed . Click on Start Capture and minimize the window.
- Open new terminal and type “hping -s [target]”.
- Once the command is completed , maximize the wireshark window and analyse the packets , all the captured packets will be SYN Packet. (shown in screenshot)
- Practice for various attack vector of hping3. It is one of the important tool which is also useful in later stages.